Venture capital investing in food accelerating – Food Business News

KANSAS CITY — Emerging food and beverage brands continue to capture the interest of investors. Since 2013, food and beverage start-ups have raised $9.5 billion across 2,100 deals globally, said Zoe Leavitt, senior intelligence analyst at CB Insights, a data analytics firm. “We’ve seen a real explosion in new venture capital firms focused specifically on the […]

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Crypto Fund Research's Top 10 Venture Capital Firms Making Blockchain Investments – Bitcoin Exchange Guide

The cryptocurrency industry is constantly in a state of motivation, if for nothing else than to keep it thriving. In a recent study, Crypto Fund Research decided to sift through thousands of platforms to determine which ten met the criteria for being influential and important. Their criteria dealt with the value of blockchain investments, how […]

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Grow local business through the Income Tax Act – venture capital experts – Fin24

Cape Town – A ten-year-old piece of tax legislation is fast becoming the key to opening venture capital companies up to increased wealth and equity, from South Africa’s largest investors to the country’s small and medium enterprises. This is according to ZAR X founder Graeme Wellstead, and Jaltech director Jonty Sacks. ZAR X is a […]

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Fresh venture capital to provide access for Series A funds – The Star Online

THE Sunway Group is expanding its foothold in the startup scene with the recent establishment of a new venture capital fund, Sun SEA Capital LP. The conglomerate, via it’s wholly-owned subsidiary Sunway City Sdn Bhd, signed an Initial Exempted Limited Partner Agreement last week to set up the fund with a proposed investment of US$5mil. […]

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State's Venture Capital Fund Forgives $166 Million Loan As Jackson Lab Exceeds Jobs Goal – Hartford Courant

Connecticut’s venture capital fund, Connecticut Innovations, has written off a loan balance of nearly $166 million for Jackson Laboratory, a genomics research center brought to Farmington from Maine in 2011 with a package of state aid in exchange for the promise of hundreds of new bioscience jobs. Jackson Lab exceeded the jobs goals outlined in […]

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Beer Bucks: Ironclad Brewery Pours Profits Into New Venture Capital Division – Greater Wilmington Business Journal

It’s not all about the beer at Ironclad Brewery. The brewery/tap room and regular host of events recently expanded into a new business segment: venture capital. Ironclad Brewery, 115 N. 2nd St. in downtown Wilmington, has operated its brewery/tap room and event venue business since 2014, with 33 percent year-over-year revenue growth and projections for […]

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Keywords Studios establishes new venture capital fund – Gamasutra

Dublin-based Keywords Studios has set up a new venture capital fund, all in the name of investing in technologies that will benefit the game development companies that make use of Keywords’ services. Keywords explains that decisions on investments are to be handed down by a committee made up of senior Keywords executives, and the investments […]

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